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Re: Call for Review: WCAG 2.0 Techniques Draft Updates

From: Shadi Abou-Zahra <shadi@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 20 Jan 2014 15:56:24 +0100
Message-ID: <52DD3918.20906@w3.org>
To: Carlos A Velasco <carlos.velasco@fit.fraunhofer.de>, Michael Cooper <cooper@w3.org>
CC: public-comments-wcag20@w3.org, Philip Ackermann <philip.ackermann@fit.fraunhofer.de>, Evangelos Vlachogiannis <evangelos.vlachogiannis@fit.fraunhofer.de>
Hi Carlos, Michael,

Carlos, note that this is not an update to the Techniques for WCAG 2.0 
document but a call for review for an *Editor Draft* of the document.

However, Michael, this question is also relevant to the accessibility 
support database and other work that relies on the XML sources of the 
techniques [1]. As far as I understand, these XML sources are updated 
with each update made to the Techniques for WCAG 2.0 document - right?

PS: Stability of the XML schema for the sources is also an issue.

Thanks,
   Shadi


On 17.1.2014 08:59, Carlos A Velasco wrote:
> Dear Shawn, dear group,
>
> The major question that we have as developers of accessibility
> evaluation tools is whether the XML source documents [1]
> are also updated synchronously with this and future releases of the
> techniques' documents.
>
> It would also be very important for us to find out whether the
> repository [2] can also be considered as the official techniques
> repository. And whether GitHub can also be used to report issues. We
> would welcome such approach to support traceability of any change.
>
> [1] http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG20/sources/
> [2] https://github.com/w3c/wcag/

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Activity Lead, W3C/WAI International Program Office
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